He had uttered the dread forbidden name by Solomon J. Solomon. 1897. Grisaille with green gold and pink tones, 12.0 x 14.5 inches. Collection: Ivo de Galan. “In olden days in Israel is was forbidden to utter the name of God (the death penalty would await you) here Jesus utters the name; and one can see the reaction of the people around him (sheer horror and trying to close the ears).” [Click on image to enlarge it.]

Courtesy of Ivo de Galan, who retains copyright. Readers might wish to visit his gallery's site.

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